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2503, 2020

A statement from Robert Adams, Chair of the Board of trustees

I am writing to let you know that, despite not being directly involved with daily Operations and the other key internal support functions of efficiently running our charity business – Finance, Administration, HR, Statistics, Communications and General Management – my fellow trustees and I, together as a Board, are keenly […]

2403, 2020

Vicarious Trauma – how to know, notice and manage the effects of helpline work

Regularly hearing about or responding to traumatic events can take its toll on those people who work in helping professions and supportive jobs.

Doctors, nurses, paramedics, members of the emergency services, social workers, counsellors, psychotherapists, helpline workers and helpline volunteers are all at risk of suffering vicarious trauma. Charity fundraisers can […]

1803, 2020

Employee workplace support and wellbeing solutions

During these quite unsettling times, we would like to remind you about the support available to you through our ‘perks at work’ scheme provided for every one of our staff and volunteers.

Workplace Options EAPs (Employee Assistance Programmes) employ qualified consultants and state-of-the-art technology to allow phone, video and/ or online […]

1603, 2020

Stepping up and being proactive for our carers during the on-going COVID-19 situation

Stepping up and being proactive for our carers during the on-going COVID-19 situation

 Today on behalf of all staff, volunteers, trustees and our carers I have had to make some decisions which I was able to work on with our management group this morning.

The plan is:

  • Tuesday 17th March to be […]
1203, 2020

Caroline Pope – our Carer Services Director will be joining us 6th April 2020

Sonia has confirmed the successful appointment to the post of Carers Services Director and is delighted to welcome Caroline to the team.

Until recently she has been working at Carers First.  Prior to working in a Charity, Caroline was a nurse in various senior positions at Brighton General for over ten […]

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